Stick in the Wheel – Refugee Sponsorship

In the Western Catholic Reporter dated October 20, 2014, Joe Gunn outlines how the Federal Government has put a “stick in the wheel” of refugee sponsorship. He points to long wait times, loss of health benefits and that the number of Syrian refugees would be 1,300 by the end of the year but the Government will only sponsor 200. He concludes that communication and partnership is the only way forward, but that many SAH’s are reluctant to speak up.

 

You can read the entire article in the Western Catholic Reporter

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